How to Measure the Size of a Crochet Hook?

Answer If crochet hooks are unmarked by the manufacturer, it is easy for a crocheter to forget which size a hook is. Knowing hook size is important for achieving the correct gauge in a crochet project, so... Read More »

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How to Measure a Crochet Hook?

Crochet techniques can be used to make blankets, clothing and many other items. Smaller crochet hooks are usually made of steel, while larger ones can be made out of plastic, bamboo or other materi... Read More »

What size knitting needle is the same size as a J crochet hook?

In the U.S., a J crochet hook measures 6 mm. The equivalent size knitting needle is 10. Europe and Canada use metric measurements to identify crochet hooks and knitting needles.Source:Craft Yarn Co... Read More »

What American size is an English crochet hook size No. 8?

The United States uses a different sizing system for crochet hooks from the United Kingdom and Canada. An English size 8 crochet hook is equivalent to an American size G/6.References:Yarn Forward: ... Read More »

What size is a #1 crochet hook?

In the U.S., a size #1 steel crochet hook---used for working with threads rather than yarn---measures 2.75 mm in diameter and is typically 5.5 or 6 inches in length.References:Craft Yarn Council: T... Read More »